Mike Sherman – Head coach
Sherman, 64-year-old completed his first season with the Alouettes in 2018 with a record of 5-13-0. Under Sherman’s guidance, Alouettes rushing offence led the CFL with a 5,7 yards per rush.
Sherman was head coach of the Green Bay Packers in the NFL from 2000 to 2005. From 2001 to 2004, he was also the club’s General Manager. The team showed a 57-39 record in six seasons with him at the helm. During that time, the Packers won three division titles in 2002, 2003 and 2004. In his six seasons as the Head Coach he led the Packers to five winning seasons. His 53-27 record in Green Bay from 2000 to 2004 place him second in the club history with a winning percentage of .663 as a Head Coach.
Sherman also was the Assistant Head Coach of the Houston Texans in 2006 and 2007, adding offensive coordinator duties during his second season in Texas. That season, the offence improved from 28th offence in the NFL to 14th and the Texans finished with a ,500 record for the first time in franchise history. More recently, he was the offensive coordinator with the Miami Dolphins in 2012-13.
Prior to joining the Packers, Sherman coached in the collegiate ranks, mainly as an offensive line coach. He made two stops with the Texas A&M Aggies from 1989 to 1993 and in 1995-96. He would later return to the Aggies from 2008 to 2011, this time as the head coach. He led the team to three bowl games and a conference division championship in four seasons. There, he coached future NFL quarterback Ryan Tannehill, all while recruiting six future All Americans, including Von Miller and future Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Maziel.
He also coached at Worcester Academy, the University of Pittsburgh, Tulane University, the College of Holy Cross as well as UCLA.
From 2015 to 2017, Sherman returned closer to home and accepted the challenge of becoming the head coach at Nauset Regional High School in Massachusetts.
He currently resides in Dennis, MA on Cape Cod with his wife Karen. The couple has five children, Sarah, Emily, Matthew, Benjamin and Selena.